Mark Headd

Mark Headd is the Technical Evangelist for Accela, working to build a developer community around the Accela Civic Platform. He was formerly Chief Data Officer for the City of Philadelphia and Director of Government Relations at Code for America. A coder and civic hacking veteran, he has worked as both a hands-on technologist & software developer, and as a high-level government official & policy maker. Self taught in programming, he holds a Master’s degree in Public Administration from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, and is a former adjunct instructor at the University of Delaware teaching a course in electronic government.